Dr. Judson Cook, MD

Dr. Judson Cook, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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50 y/o
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Dr. Judson Cook, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

Spine and Neurosurgical Associates of Austin

2200 Park Bend Dr Bldg 2

Austin, TX 78758
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Cook's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spinal Cord Stimulation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cook performs Spinal Cord Stimulation more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Cook performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Neurostimulation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cook performs Neurostimulation more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Cook performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Implantable Peripheral Neurostimulators
  • Neurostimulation, Spinal
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cook treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Cook treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Cook's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adult Brain Tumor
Adult Scoliosis Correction
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery (ALIF)
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Disc Replacement
Cervical Herniated Disc
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
Complex Spine Surgery
Cranial Nerve Disorders
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Hydrocephalus, Adult
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Kyphoplasty
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Disc Replacement
Lumbar Fusion
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbar Laminectomy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbar Spine Surgery
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery (PLIF)
Posterior Surgery
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sacroiliac Joint Fusion
Sacroiliac Pain Syndrome
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Instability
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tumor Resection
Ulnar Nerve Injuries
Ulnar Neuropathy
Vascular Disease
X Stop® Interspinous Process Decompression System

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Cook has over 10 years of neurosurgery experience. He practices a broad spectrum of spinal and neurological surgery with a strong emphasis on the conservative and operative management of spinal disorders. He strives to remain current on new surg...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2002
University Of Maryland Med Center
Residency Hospital
1997
University Of Maryland Med Center
Internship Hospital
1996
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1990
Tulane University Of Louisiana
Undergraduate School
2002
1997
1996
1990

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Certification in the Evaluation of Disability and Impairment Rating (CIDIR), 2010
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 1996

Media & Publications

  • Alpha Omega Alpha, 1996
  • Chief Resident (Neurological Surgery), University of Maryland Medical System, Baltimore, Maryland, 2001-2002

Dr. Cook's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cook

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I have had my first of two SI Joint fusions and I couldn’t be happier with the results! I am on my fourth week post op and I’m moving so well. The pain in the joint continues to improve. Dr Cook and His staff are fantastic and I look forward to one day being pain free. Dr Cook and his PA took so...Read More
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Dr. Cook came into my life not by choice but God new I needed an angel on earth. After a botched SCS placement and leaking spinal fluid for 20+days Dr. Judson Cook saved me.... not only was I giving up on myself but the pain was making me want to give up my life. Everyday he came to see me and...Read More
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Busy as can be but always seems to be able to spend all the time necessary to answer any questions. This is the third time my wife has used him for different procedures, the latest being major back surgery that took about 6 hours to complete. She is better than ever and we're thrilled with Dr....Read More
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Highest level of professionalism and bedside manner is superior. His 2 girls in the back with him are Rockstars!
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Aetna
Anthem Blue Cross
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Buckeye Community Health Plan
Medicare
Cigna
Health Net
Tricare
Humana
Tricare
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UnitedHealthCare
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